Category Archives: Dexter

Farmers Market Guide

Ann Arbor Farmers Markets

As we enter the growing season, there are tons of Ann Arbor Farmers Markets popping up. I’ve pulled together a list of various farmers markets in the greater Ann Arbor area. If you know of a market that I missed, add it in the comments below or send me an email and I will make sure to add it to […]

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2016 A2SO KinderConcerts: Trombone

2016 A2SO KinderConcerts: Trombone

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra presents KinderConcerts at area libraries three times a season. The second of the A2SO KinderConcerts for the 2015-2016 season is this weekend, starting on Friday. They will be visiting the Ann Arbor District Library, Dexter District Library, and Ypsilanti District Library. A2SO KinderConcerts: Read their press-release below for more details:  2016 KinderConcerts: Free Concerts for Kids  […]

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KinderConcerts for 2015-2016 Start Tomorrow

Each year the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra holds a series of KinderConcerts at local libraries for kids from ages 2-5. Each series features a different instrument which is introduced to the kids during the event. The events are held 3 times a year at the Ann Arbor, Dexter, and Ypsilanti Libraries.  The first 2015 KinderConcerts are this weekend, September 25-28. They feature […]

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Challenge Island® Summer Camps Offer Themed Fun

Challenge Island Class Photo

Disclosure: Challenge Island® has sponsored this post as part of the Ann Arbor Summer Camp Guide. All opinions are my own. Challenge Island® Summer Camps combine pop culture topics and STEM building challenges into themed challenges. Campers will make new friends as they work together on the various projects. Creative, outside-the-box solutions are encouraged! Challenge Island is a national program with local […]

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Inflatable Water Slide at Hudson Mills

This summer Dexter’s Hudson Mills Metro Park has added a 3 story tall inflatable water slide. The water slide will be available from 11a-7p daily through Labor Day (weather pending). At first, I thought it was a great idea and another place to get wet to add to our agenda this summer. Then, I started looking at the practicalities. Hudson Mills has […]

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Super Bowl Weekend Roundup

Super Bowl Weekend Roundup

This defining event this weekend is the Super Bowl. We’re having a couple of neighbors and my parents over for the game. Do you watch the Super Bowl – for the Game or for the Commercials? I watch for both which always makes it tough when I’m hosting. On Thursday, I shared some photos from our trip to Indianapolis the week […]

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Ann Arbor Halloween Events Weekend Roundup 10/24-10/26

Ann Arbor Halloween Events October 24-26

Did you know that the Weekend Roundup is now sent to e-mail subscribers Thursday evening, at least 12 hours before it’s published on the website on Friday morning? Sign up now for our Newsletter! The good news is that this weekend is jam-packed with activities. The bad news is that a lot of the events conflict with each other, so […]

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Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Children’s Concerts – Ticket Giveaway

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Children’s Concerts for their 2014-2015 season begin tomorrow, Friday, October 3 with KinderConcerts – Boogying Bass. The season will continue with Mozart’s Magnificent Voyage on Sunday, October 12. I love that the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra offers concerts for children of all ages. KinderConcerts – FREE Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Children’s Concerts The Ann Arbor […]

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Highlights This Weekend Are Multi-Day Events

The main local activities this weekend are headlined by multi-day events in the communities surrounding Ann Arbor. This weekend is Dexter Daze, Saline SummerFest, and the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show in Ypsilanti. The weather this weekend looks great for all of these activities and any other activities that you have planned. Today’s activities are highlighted by Dexter Daze with kids activities […]

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